The Largest Undergraduate Women in Business Conference in Atlantic Canada


March 9 to 11, 2018 | Schwartz School of Business | Antigonish, NS

We host the Largest Undergraduate Women in Business Conference in Atlantic Canada at the Schwartz School of Business! Our 2018: Pushing Limits Conference is designed to enable delegates to strengthen their skills, create meaningful relationships, and recognize the value of diversity in the pursuit of their professional journey. Through, captivating speakers and panels, enjoyable galas and socials, interactive workshops, and team focused case and pitch competitions, the conference experience is malleable to the individualistic ambitions of delegates. We have expanded to welcome globally recognized partners alongside ninety delegates from universities across the country. We have created an experience which fosters inspiration, professional growth, and lifelong learning. We are so excited for you to join us in March 2018 at The Largest Undergraduate Women in Business Conference in Atlantic Canada!


We're encouraging delegates to maintain a balanced lifestyle in pursuit of their ambitions with a morning of yoga hosted in partnership with Lululemon and Cove Kombucha!


We're positioning delegates to create worthwhile relationships by participating in a case competition and enjoying a cocktail hour and dinner hosted in partnership with Sobeys!

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We're inspiring delegates to pursue their passions through powerful addresses given by keynote speakers from Waxon, Colour, and United Nations!


We're challenging delegates to grow confidence by participating in a pitch competition and speakers panel hosted in partnership with BMO!


We're enabling delegates to learn new skills by participating in workshops hosted by Nora Swimwear, Eastlink, Big Spruce Brewing, and Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette!


We're connecting delegates with experienced professionals during industry luncheons with JD Irving, Grant Thornton, IBM, Halifax Partnership, EFRY, Authentic Andean, and Schulich Law!

We're allowing delegates to learn from professionals during interactive panels featuring Aritzia, IBM, Common Good Solutions, NUDESTIX, Mic Jessome, Elizabeth Fry Society, and Schulich School of Law!


We're encouraging delegates to develop meaningful relationships with socials including cover, line skip, and drinks hosted in partnership with Budweiser at Piper's Pub!


We're providing delegates with endless networking opportunities during six snack breaks, six exceptional meals, and two cocktail hours catered by Sodexo!

We will be thanking the many professionals who make our conference possible with locally sourced gifts from Larche Wood, Scrub Inspired, East Coast Glow, Ground Swell Music, and Mooseheads Hockey!

We are welcoming delegates with bags and prizes from the Campus Store, La Quaintrelle, Lululemon, East Coast Glow, Scrub Inspired, Appleton Chocolates, Waxon, Budweiser, Bulwark Cider, and Asana Yoga & Massage!


We be awarding delegates prizes during Delegates Night In from the Campus Store, 7 Virtues, and Budweiser!

Lets Start Connecting


Ainsley Mackellar 

Vice President, Conference


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Mairi McKinnon

Vice President, Conference


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